...Site's importance to both national security and the local economy during her role as guest speaker at the Augusta Metro Chamber of Commerce's quarterly member economic luncheon Thursday."In sheer economic terms, we do matter," said Johnson...
THIS WEEK THURSDAY: Augusta Metro Chamber of Commerce Member Economic Luncheon, speaker is Carol Johnson, CEO of Savannah River Nuclear Solutions; 11:30 a.m.; Augusta Marriott at the Convention Center, 2 10th St.
THIS WEEKWEDNESDAY: Greater North Augusta Chamber of Commerce AM Connection; 7:15 a.m.; North Augusta Community Center, 495 Brookside Ave., North Augusta; $15 for members, $25 for nonmembers; (803) 279-2323UPCOMINGSEPT. 4: Augusta Metro Chamber of Commerce Member Economic Luncheon, speaker is Carol Johnson, CEO of Savannah River Nuclear Solutions; 11:30 a.m.; Augusta Marriott at the Convention Center, 2 10th St., Augusta; $35 for members, $45 for nonmembers; (706) 821-1318
Since 1997, the number of businesses helmed by women in the Peach State has skyrockted by 118 percent, almost double the national increase of 68 percent, according to a report.
The mayor and commission should show some backbone, just say "no" to the property tax increase and act like grown-ups with money they did not earn.
...Kevin Shea is the new president of the Georgia Economic Developers Association. He spent years in the Augusta Metro Chamber of Commerce and the Savannah Economic Development Authority and served a term as the association's volunteer president...
Ribbon-cuttings from the Augusta Metro Chamber of Commerce.
THIS WEEK TUESDAY: Columbia County Chamber of Commerce Chamber Before Hours; 7:30 a.m.
What certainly can detract from a positive trajectory is the uncertainty of the financial condition of Augusta-Richmond County.
THIS WEEK MONDAY: Augusta Metro Chamber of Commerce Women In Business luncheon; 11:30 a.m.